1. Rafael Benitez Has Been Handed a Poisoned Chalice at Inter Milan

    On the face of it, the Inter Milan manager's job should be the easiest in football. The club are so far ahead of the competition in Italy that winning Serie A appears to be a mere formality...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 1,111 reads 14 comments

  2. England Manager Fabio Capello Must Be Becoming a Manchester City Fan

    Fabio Capello was not at Eastlands to witness Manchester City's 3-0 demolition of Liverpool, but his trusted right hand man Franco Baldini was and he must have liked what he saw...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 675 reads 9 comments

  3. Real Madrid Will Be Far More Functional Under Jose Mourinho

    Real Madrid fans will be wondering what to expect from the team under Jose Mourinho this season.They want matches to be won in swashbuckling style but Mourinho's sides are renowned ...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 2,194 reads 15 comments

  4. Where Will Manchester United's Strikers Fit In This Season?

    Manchester United today announced the signing of Portugese striker Bebe for £7.4 million. This in itself is not remarkable, the club has a history of investing in outstanding young players from Portugal...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 4,417 reads 9 comments

  5. Five for the Future From Fabio Capello's Latest England Squad

    While England fans are mourning the demise of the so called ‘golden generation,’ Fabio Capello is already starting to look to the future with his squad selection...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 976 reads 10 comments

  6. Arsenal: Jose Reina To Gunners Is Most Ridiculous Rumour Of the Summer

    Today's transfer rumour linking Jose Reina with a £23 million move to Arsenal ranks among the most improbable I have ever heard. I would not give this particular story too much credence if I heard it from a reputable source...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 2,474 reads 10 comments

  7. UFC 117: Will the Real Anderson Silva Please Stand Up?

    The biggest question of UFC 117 this weekend is which Anderson Silva will turn up? Will we see the version which singlehandedly smashed its way through the best middleweights and occasionally ...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 1,750 reads 7 comments

  8. Liverpool Have Reason to Be Wary of New Ownership

    A Liverpool takeover is finally in the pipeline but celebrations at Anfield should remain muted at least until the big money signings start to actually roll in. Liverpool fans have been here before...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 964 reads 3 comments

  9. Juan Manuel Marquez Most Deserving Of a Shot at Manny Pacquiao

    Jose Manuel Marquez's hand, which was raised at the end of his 12-round domination of Juan Diaz this weekend, is always the first in the air when the question 'who wants to fight Manny Pacquiao next?' is asked...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 740 reads 26 comments

  10. Arsenal: Old Doubts Resurface As Gunners Unable To Finish Off AC Milan

    While Arsenal’s Emirates Cup game against AC Milan did not tell us too much we didn’t already know there are a couple of lessons to be learned from the 1-1 draw...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 842 reads 17 comments

  11. Juan Diaz and Juan Manuel Marquez Provide Welcome Return To Reality

    In the era of the so-called "superfight," the Diaz vs Marquez rematch provides a welcome return to the days when the best guys in the division would simply get on with fighting each other as many times as was deemed necessary...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 708 reads 9 comments

  12. Chelsea and Manchester City Will Do Battle for Fernando Torres

    The departure of Fernando Torres from Liverpool is starting to look increasingly inevitable. There was a touch of defeatism to manager Roy Hodgson's recent admission that Torres has potentially irreconcilable issues with the Anfield club...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 1,703 reads 10 comments

  13. Manny Pacquiao: World Title Fights Should Never Be at a Catch Weight

    After the all-too-predictable breakdown of negotiations with Floyd Mayweather's camp Manny Pacquiao is now scheduled to fight disgraced Mexican boxer Antonio Margarito...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 3,012 reads 91 comments

  14. A Guide to the Fighters in ESPN Star Sport's Martial Combat

    Martial Combat is only a few months old but it has already emerged as the most significant Asian MMA show outside of Japan...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 3,880 reads 7 comments

  15. What Joe Cole's Signing Really Tells Us About Liverpool's Ambitions

    Joe Cole has been greeted on Anfield in a manner more befitting of the second coming of the Messiah then the arrival of an out of contract, injury prone footballer...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 776 reads 9 comments

  16. 2010 FIFA World Cup Final: Howard Webb Was the Man of the Match

    While critics have been quick to condemn the standard of football at the World Cup final, there were two major positives...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 1,503 reads 12 comments

  17. FIFA World Cup 2010: How Holland Can Expose One Dimensional Spain

    Whatever happens in Johannesburg today the Word Cup is guaranteed to have a new winner for the first time since 1998...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 571 reads 4 comments

  18. Manchester City Will Set the Transfer Merry Go Round In Motion

    There have been a few bursts of activity but the preseason transfer market has yet to fully kick into action...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 438 reads 2 comments

  19. UFC 119: The Battle of the Nogs

    Both of the Nogueira brothers will be in action in potentially make or break fights at UFC 119. Big Nog, Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira, will be headlining the card in a rematch with Frank Mir...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 1,489 reads 15 comments

  20. Yossi Benayoun's Departure Sets a Worrying Precedent For Liverpool

    Liverpool stand at something of a crossroads. The club has a limited budget with which to improve upon the squad which finished seventh last season but are in possession of some highly marketable players...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about 4 years ago 454 reads 2 comments

  21. Transfer Roundup: £30 Million James Milner Next On Manchester City List?

    Manchester City have already secured the signatures of David Silva and Jerome Boateng and Yaya Toure's arrival is imminent...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about over 4 years ago 918 reads 3 comments

  22. Transfer Roundup: Manchester City Sign £30 million David Silva

    The big story of today is that Manchester City have confirmed the capture of Valencia winger David Silva. A transfer free was not announced but it is likely the club paid £30 ...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about over 4 years ago 913 reads 0 comments

  23. New Liverpool Manager Roy Hodgson Faces an Unenviable Anfield Task

    Roy Hodgson is on the verge of being appointed as the new Liverpool manager but has a herculean task ahead of him if he is to revitalize the ailing club...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about over 4 years ago 947 reads 1 comments

  24. 2010 FIFA World Cup: The Wheat Has Been Separated From The Chaff

    Going into the World Cup there were at least 10 nations who would have felt they had a realistic chance of emerging victorious...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about over 4 years ago 550 reads 0 comments

  25. Transfer Roundup: Real Madrid Swoop For Angel Di Maria

    With the number of players still involved in the World Cup being reduced rapidly the transfer market is finally starting to swing into action...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about over 4 years ago 617 reads 3 comments